Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah
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Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah 
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Degree From To Major Institute/University
M.Sc (Hons) 1979 1981 Horticulture University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
B.Sc (Hons.) 1975 1979 Horticulture University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
Designation Organization From To
Associate Professor University of the Poonch, Rawalakot August,2004 December,2019
Assistant Professor University of Azad Jammu and kashmir August,1994 August,2004
Lecturer University of Azad Kashmir April,1987 August,1994
Capacity Institute/University
Member Purchase Committee University of the Poonch, Rawalakot
Member Pakistan Association for Advancement of Sciences
Member Pakistan journal of Botany
Member Islamabad Horticultural Society
Member of Board of Studies University of the Poonch, Rawalakot
Zahid, N., M. Maqbool, M.M. Tahir, A. Hamid, A. Ahmad, M.S. Khalid, H.U. Rehman, N. Masood, S.I. Awan, J.R. Khan, A. Ali, S.Z.A. Shah. 2021. Nutritional diversity and antioxidant activity of two indigenous quince ecotypes from Rawalakot, Azad Jamuu and Kashmir. Journal of Food Quality, volume 2021, Article ID 1129998, 9 pages, (IF: 2.450)
Zahid, N., M. Maqbool, A. Hamid, M. Shehzad, M.M.Tahir, K. Mubeen, H.M.R. Javeed, H.U.Rehman, M.Ali, A. Ali, P.O'Reilly, S.Z.A. Shah, 2021. changes in veetative and reproductive growth and postharvest quality of strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa Duch.) cv. Chandler grown at different substrates. Journal of Food Quality. Volume 2021, Article ID 9996073, 9Pages. (IF: 2.450)
Zahid, N., M.J., Ahmed., M.M. Tahir, M. Maqbool, S.Z.A.Shah, S.J. Hussain, A.Khaliq, M.I.A. Rehmani. 2021. Integrated effect of urea and poultry manure on growth, yield and postharvest quality of cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Asian Journal of Agriculture and Biology, 2021: 1-9. DOI:10.35495/ajab.2020.07.381 (HEC recognized)
Naseer, M.A., M. Maqbool, N. Zahid, S. Rafiq, A. Hamid, S.Z.A. Shah. 2020. Comparative analysis of physical and biochemical attributes of edible fig (Ficus carica L.) collected from three districts of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 33(4): 707-713 (HEC recognized)
Hanif, M., S.Z.A. Shah, M. Maqbool, N. Zahid, M. Shehzad, A. Yaqoob, M. R. Khan. 2020. Efficacy of inorganic phosphorus and farmyard manure on production and quality of garlic (Allium sativum L.). Journal of Horticultural Science and Technology, 3(4): 98-103.
Maqbool, M., N. Zahid, A. Hamid, S.Z.A. Shah, A. Yaqoob, S.A. Abbas, S. Rafique. 2019. Evaluation of physico-nutritional and functional properties of indigenous pear cultivars grown in Rawalakot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Vol. 56(3), 607-611. (IF: 0.690)
Kayani, F.A., Zahid, N, Maqbool, M., Ahmed, M.J., Hamid, A., Shah, S.Z.A. and Yaqoob, A. 2018. Effect of climatic factors on sooty blotch, flyspeck intensity and fruit quality of apple (Malus domestica Borkh.). Pure and Applied Biology, 7(2): 727-735.
Shehzad, I., Maqbool, M., Zahid, N, S.Z.A. Shah, M.J. Ahmed, A. Hamid, A. Yaqoob and M.A. Shehzad. 2018. Effect of organic fungicides on sooty blotch, flyspeck and quality of apple cv. Banki grown in Rawalakot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Pure and Applied Biology, 7(1): 400-406.
Hussain,S., Teng, Y., A. Hamid,A., Shah, S.Z.A., Shah,A.H., Yaqoob, A.,Ali,T., Ahmed, M. (2016). Carbohydrate changes during dormancy release in floral, Vegetative buds and bark tissues of pear cultivar ‘Wonhwang’ cutting following dormancy breaking agents treatment. International Journal of Environmental &Agriculture Research, 2: 1850-2454.
Zaman,S., Shah, Z. A.S., Shehzad, M., Kayani,F., Erum, S., Ahmad, N.(2015). Characterization of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.). Journal of Agricultural Technology. 11: 1641-1647
Atif M.J, Shaukat S.A, Shaukat, S.A., Shah, S.Z.A., Chadury, Y.A., Shaukat S.K (2014). Effect of different levels of phosphorus on growth and productivity of pea ( Pisum Sativum) cultivars grown as off-season under Rawalakot Azad jammu and Kashmir conditions. Journal of Recent Advances in Agriculture, 2: 252-257.
Zaman,S.,Shah, S.Z.A.,Erum,S., Hanif,M., Riaz, S.,Shah, S.H.(2014). Evaluation of fifteen promising genotypes of potato (Solemn tuberosum.L) on the basis of Horticultural characteristics. Science International. 26: 229-2296.
Shaukat, S.A.,Shah, S.Z.A., Shaukat, M.J.S.K., S.W.Shoukat.(2012) Ethnobotanical study of some medicinal plants of union council Bangoin.rawalakot,AJ & K. Scientific journal of Agriculture. 1:105-109.
Shaukat.S.A.,Shah, S.Z.A., Shaukat,M.J.S.K.,Shoukat S.W.(2012). Influence of Phosphorus fertilization on gladiolus corm and flower production. Scientific journal of Agriculture. 1:105-111.
Shaukat,S.A.,Shah, S.Z.A.,. Shaukat, S.K.,Shoukat S.W.(2012). Evaluation of Different Gladiolus cultivars under union council Bangoin.Poonch AJ & K conditions. Journal of Agriculture Science and Applications. 1: 139-1142.
Ishaq,S., Rathore,H. A., Majeed,S., Awan, S., Shah, S.Z.A.,(2009). The studies on the physico- chemical and organolecptic characteristics of apricot produced in Rawalakot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir during storage. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition. 8:856-86.
Shah, S.Z.A., Ashraf, M.,Istiaq, M. C. (2004). Comparative study on cultivation and yield performance of Oyster Mushroom on different substrates. Pakistan Journal of Nutrition. 3:158-160.
Sabir,S.M., Shah, S.Z.A., Afzal, A. (2004). Effect of chemical treatment, wax coating, oil dipping and different wrapping materials on physio-chemical characteristics and storage behavior of apple (Malus domestica Borkh). Pakistan Journal of Nutrition 3: 122-127, 2004.
Ali, Y., Iqbal, M.,Shah, S.Z.A., Ahmed, J. M. (2003). Effect of different combinations of nitrogen and phosphorus and farmyard manure on yield and quality of Strawberry. Sarhad Journal of Agriculture. 19:2.
Shah, S.Z.A., Ahmed, M.J., Ali, Y., Wali, S., Khalid, M. (2003). Study of the soil and foliar application of nitrogen on potato crop. Pakistan Journal of Science. 55: 16-18. 2003.
Hamid,A., Shah, S.Z.A., Asif, M. (2002). Seed yield performance of radish depending on steckling size under the sub-tropical conditions of Azad Kashmir. Asian Journal of Plant Science. 1: 636-637.
Ahmed,M.J., Ali,Y., Shah, S.Z.A., Yasin, N. A.,(2003). Effect of special pruning practices on vegetative and reproductive growth of apple. Sarhad Journal of Agriculture. 16: 511-514.
Hamid,A., Ahmed, M.J.,Shah, S.Z.A.(1999). Effect of different doses of NPK on the yield and quality of Plum. Pakistan Journal of Agriculture. 2:33-36.
Ali, Y., Shah, E. H. Shah, S.Z.A.(1995). Effect of different shading regimes on ginger production at Rawalakot. Journal of Agicultural Research. 33: 55-56.
Shah, S.Z.A., Ali, Y., Saleem, A., Ahmed, M., Ahmed, Z.(1994). Effect of planting distance on potato yield at higher altitude. Journal of Agricultural Research. 32:35-39.
Hussain, M.A., Hamid, A., Shah, S.Z.A.(1994). Effect of different dates of sowing on the development and early productively of Okra Plants. Journal of Animal and Plant Science, 4:1-2, 55-56.
Gardezi,R. A., Khan, A. F., Shah, S.Z.A. 1993. The Boleti of Kashmir: Boletus and Xerocomus. Gomal University Journal of Research. 13: 17-22.
Ali, Y., Shah, S.Z.A. Ahmed, M.,Saleem, A., Ahmed, K. 1993. Effect of different concentration of IBA on the initiation of roots in hybrid tea Roses. Pakistan Journal of Scientific Research. 45: 83-87.
Shah, S.Z.A., Ali, Y.,Hamid, A. 1993. Relationship between age of seedling and productivity of onion. Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences. 3:3-4, 114-115.